The National Geographic Society headquartered in Washington D.C. Is one of the largest non-profit scientific and educational institutions in the world. The National Geographic Society operates in all parts of the world and studies and reports on matters pertaining to world history, archeology, natural science, geography and world wide cultures. The mission of the society is to increase and diffuse geographic knowledge while promoting the conservation of the world's culture, historical and natural history.
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